General information about weeds
Weeds are unwanted plants in the garden and this is known to everyone.They take nutrients from the soil, which are intended for economic crops.Fast-growing weeds are not allowed to develop normally other plants.Because of the destruction of plant pests is a concern for all gardeners.
Weed control is not easy, and some ways to fight lead to the fact that the grass is still multiply rapidly.Weeds can get on the suburban area also neighbors, for example, if the breed roots.Seeds can fly with the wind, but when you consider that the germination of weeds can persist for years, weeding hoe land seems thankless job.But there are still ways to fight.
control annual weeds
better way than the mechanical removal of weeds, did not yet invented.But the chopper can not alwa
struggle with perennial weeds
weeding perennial weeds will not give the desired results, on the contrary, the grass will start to multiply and grow much faster because of the crushing and damage to the root system of a hoe.Among such plants include wheat grass and thistles.They grow very strongly and may even pierce his tough roots tubers.
To combat couch grass and thistles, it is necessary to make digging earth fork to a depth of at least 30 centimeters.Only in this case, you can get a whole rhizome of the plant without damaging it.This way of dealing with perennial weeds is very effective, but a piece of root may still remain in the ground.The treatment of land must be carried out on a regular basis, and only after a few years, these two types of weed will be able to completely withdraw.
Another "tricky" and dangerous weed - it goutweed.For a long time the soil can stick some two stunted leaf, but at this time of underground plant develops a strong root system.This weed spreads by seeds and a piece of root.Weed and dig the soil can be any number, but it does not help.That's because the roots are at a depth of 40 centimeters.Keep the goutweed can only be dug 20 cm deep around the plant any obstacle, such as a garden tape.Completely get rid of this weed can land having covered cardboard or foil.
hard and long fight can be made with wood lice.During the season, it can grow to several times.Weed, this is an indicator, but only appears where there is stagnant water and acidic soil.The weed is very difficult to weed out, as the new plant is able to grow even from a leaf left on the soil.It is important not to give Mokrice bloom, it is necessary to immediately cut ploskorez.To completely get rid of the weed in the autumn digging the soil should be to make the ash or chalk.This will reduce acidity and create unfavorable conditions for woodlice.
Common methods of controlling weeds
The most common way to deal with any kind of weed is covering property.Suitable for this purpose cardboard, black film or mulch.Weeds will not rise, but the application of each of the materials necessary to know some tricks.
Mulching the soil under the bushes need to trees between rows of crops.Suit this as sawdust, straw, shredded bark or hay.A layer of mulch should be at least 5 centimeters, and only then will the effect of it.Bark and sawdust can not be used in vegetable crops because they have a lot of tannins.Therefore, they can pour just under trees and shrubs.Cardboard and film can be covered with a large piece of land.It does not allow any weeds to grow.Often black film fans used to grow strawberries.
use of chemical herbicides
help to get rid of weeds, but to handle these funds must be extremely cautious.Buying chemicals, it is important to make sure that they are suitable for use on agricultural land, or you can make soil unsuitable for growing any plant for several years.Always chemicals is manual, it is necessary to follow it religiously.If it is said that the solution is applied to a leaf of a plant, it is necessary to do so.Most herbicides able to work on all plants indiscriminately and destroy them.And other herbicides are used only for specific weeds.
Use of any herbicide harms the soil, so resort to this method of weed control should be a last resort.For example, if a few years land was not processed and all overgrown perennials with strong root system.